Dangote cuts Nigeria cement price to boost consumption

Dangote Cement Plc, Africa’s largest producer of the building material, cut prices in Nigeria in an attempt to boost cement consumption and compete with imports. The price cuts to its 3X cement brand by N6,000 ($30.

Spurs drop Adebayor

Tottenham striker Emmanuel Adebayor has been left out of his club’s 25-man Premier League squad for the rest of the year, AFP reports. Adebayor had been expected to leave White Hart Lane before the transfer window closed on Tuesday, but Tottenham were unable to find a buyer for the Togo

5 persons feared dead as truck crushes tricycle, car, in Aba

Five persons including a tricycle rider are feared dead in Aba, Abia State, after a truck conveying beer bottles rammed into them on Aba-Owerri road. The post 5 persons feared dead as truck crushes tricycle, car, in Aba appeared first on Vanguard News.

Corruption, poor policy, hindrance to economic integration — Ecobank boss

Corruption and poor policy formulation and implementation among others have been identified as the challenges to economic integration and sustainable development in Africa. The post Corruption, poor policy, hindrance to economic integration — Ecobank boss appeared first on Vanguard News.

Lyrics: D’Banj feat. Ice Prince – ‘Salute’

Everywhere you see me, salute You see driving through you, salute (Songwriters: D’Banj, Ice Prince) Don’t know nothing about me I don’t know nothing about you But you feel you gat the need to be talking shii about me But you can’t deny that you gat no clue If you

Another air crash, another set of bodies

I am truly in a place of gnawing sadness when I hear of plane crashes. Closer home, it has been one crash after another recently, from the helicopter crash in Lagos leaving two pilots and some passengers dead, to the Nigeria Air Force plane that crashed last week killing everyone

Erico backs Ikeme, Ezenwa for Tanzania

Former Nigeria goalkeeper, Joe Erico, has said Nigeria can beat Tanzania when the two sides meet on Saturday in a 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match in Dar es Salaam without the team’s captain, Vincent Enyeama. Erico says Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh has capable replacements in Wolves’ Carl Ikeme,

Eagles maintain ranking

Nigeria have maintained their 53rd spot in the in the FIFA rankings for September released on Thursday. The Super Eagles however moved one step higher from 10th to ninth spot on the continent dropping two points from their 601 in August to finish with 599 points in September.

Borrowing responsibly: Africa’s debt challenge

It’s been a rough year for the West African countries most affected by the Ebola virus that has ravaged their communities and crippled their economies, disrupting agriculture and trade. Forecast to lose a combined $1.

Two options for transfering Contacts between smartphones

if you have to switch phones – and who doesn’t at some point in time – one of the challenges you may face is that of how to transfer your contacts from the old device to the new one. When the phone OS is different, it might pose a bigger

Update: Drowned Syrian child identified

Photos of him with his brother, Galip, 5 (who also reportedly drowned) and his father, Abdullah Kurdi, has been provided identifying the child.

ICPC To Probe Fashola,Amaechi, Akpabio And Others

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission has set up a task force to probe eight former governors. A top operative of the commission, who confided in our correspondent on Wednesday, said that the task force was set up following petitions written against the former governors. It was

Cleaner arrested with N54.23m at Lagos airport

Aviation Security personnel of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria on Thursday apprehended a staff of a cleaning firm at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, with N54.23m ($271,135).

President Buhari And VP Osinbajo Finally Declare Their Assets

The presidency has released a statement giving details of the assets of President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, as declared to the Code of Conduct Bureau. A statement by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media and Publicity), on Thursday said “Documents submitted by President Muhammadu